S2E12: The Growth Mindset | Edgar Virguez Rodriguez from Duke University | Colombian in the US


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For our Season Finale, we interviewed Edgar Virguez Rodriguez, a professor, and researcher at Duke University. Edgar is spearheading a movement in academia that incorporates a hands-on approach to improving Latin America’s ecological issues.

He also talks about his journey from working as a consultant to getting his Ph.D. Finding your own career path can be difficult, but focusing on how to help other communities might be the key!


00:00 Intro

02:24 Ekpa'Palek Mentorship Program

07:54 Simplifying Sustainability for Kids

15:58 Stay Curious, Stay Humble

20:47 Be a Hybrid to Disrupt a Sector

28:19 How to Contact Edgar

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